Matt Holliday 1st player to hit HR on 100-mph pitch this season

New York Daily News - NY ...New York Daily NewsOn Friday night, Holliday belted a game-tying, two-run homer off a 100.2 mph fastball from Rays...

LOCAL COLLEGES: SSU's Brown, Ellis-Foster, James qualify for the East Regionals

Brown qualified for the 200-meter dash. His personal-best time of 20.93 seconds was set at the Weems Baskin Invitational at the University of South Carolina...

Scorecard tackles Trump's information sharing

NewsweekStephen Flynn: “1. Yes, as president, Trump has the 'right' to declassify and share any and all classified information. But every other president was smart...

Few early challengers emerge to take on Tory in Toronto's 2018 mayoral election

But he calls himself a progressive, and surprised many of his business-world peers by publicly endorsing Mr. Tory's NDP challenger Olivia Chow in the 2014...

Mayor John Tory tours flooded Toronto Islands, hails work of city staff

Toronto Island Park will remain closed through the May long weekend and likely into late June, as overland flooding continues to creep onto shorelines, Toronto...

Town Talk: Combined Face The World Today galas benefit disadvantaged women and children

ALL THE WAY: It took exceptional fortitude for Deborah Carter, Rachel Fehr, Esther Matsubuchi, Richard Quan, Stephen Scott and John Westhaver to be finalists at...

Saks Fifth Avenue Celebrates The Collective With Big Boi, Dao-Yi ...

Yesterday, New York City felt like summer, with temperatures hitting the 90s, but inside the Saks Fifth Avenue flagship opposite Rockefeller Center, it was a ...Olivia...

Rob Greiner and his 1960s Slingshot dragster and (background) his1952 Ford pick-up.

''I bought an LTD Ford for $600 and it had the driveline in that. It's got a HT Holden front end and 351 Cleveland in...

York Region politicians gain John Tory co-operation

Toronto Mayor John Tory has changed his mind and is now supporting the Yonge North subway extension, marking an important step for York Region's transit...

Tory backtracks on relief line threat, joins forces with York Region mayors

Mayor John Tory is making the completion of the city's top transit priority contingent on moving forward with a subway extension outside of Toronto. In...

Listen to patients, says retiring Toronto surgeon who helped treat Rob Ford

A Toronto surgeon who was part of a medical team that treated the late Rob Ford is retiring from surgery after a career that has...

Boys Golf: Pascack Hills, Tenafly's Jacob Lim win titles at North 1-2, Group 2 tournament

Pascack Hills shot a 335 and Tenafly's Jacob Lim was the top overall individual finisher at the North Jersey, Sections 1-2, Group 2 tournament at...

Life As I Know It: Graduates: Life paths change when wind blows

Later this summer, thousands of them will flap their way into town, each weighing about ½ of a gram, beating their wings about 500 beats...

Results from That's Amore Pizza for Kids are in!

(press release) (press release) Google+. Share with LinkedIn. Pizza Nova Founder Sam Primucci and President Domenic Primucci present That's Amore Pizza for Kids proceeds...

Cops say 'Baskin-Robbins' variety of drugs hitting Utah streets

Officials said a Morgan teenager nearly died last month from a drug concoction similar to "gray death," a mix of heroin, fentanyl, the elephant tranquilizer...

Natchez High golf team stars on, off course in 2017

He said Natchez will rely heavily on four rising-senior girls — Morgan Baskin, Kaneshia Jones, Shantel Berry and LeAnna Swain. “The main goal in the...

Norm Gardner returns home to Wagga carnival and wins with Nights On Fire

CANBERRA trainer Norm Gardner continued his strong association with the Wagga Gold Cup carnival by winning the last race of the day. Gardner grew up...

Tory is right to raise hell with province, but must also find a way to fix social housing: Keenan

But Wynne can't really play that game, since her government shares responsibility for the Scarborough subway decision — she and her cabinet are as much...

Americans Skeptical of Bitcoin, Asia Surpasses US, Europe in Fintech Investments

Finder.com has recently conducted a study to examine the current trends in the international money transfer space. Olivia Chow, the company's Lead Researcher had a...

Is North York's quiet $51M plan nothing more than a 'vanity project'?

“Nobody knows about it ... the business community has never been consulted about this,” says Norm Gardner, former Metro councillor and police services board chairman...

Mayor John Tory acknowledges Black Lives Matter helped shine spotlight on anti-black racism

Mayor John Tory publicly acknowledged Saturday that recent activism by Black Lives Matter Toronto and other similar groups helped shine a spotlight on anti-black racism...

A Rob-Ford-beat reporter's advice to the scribes...

Globalnews.ca1. Lack of shame is a political stun gun: Public officials caught in lies usually duck, weave and when pressed, apologize. Trump is remarkably Ford-like...

'Unproven' Underhill to miss out for England in Six Nations

ESPN.co.uk - JonesESPN.co.uk... from foot surgery was aborted after 35 seconds due to concussion. A possible reinforcement is 20-year-old Underhill, a flanker of rich potential...

Mayor John Tory to head to Tinseltown in a bid to boost Toronto's film industry

Mayor John Tory is heading to Tinseltown in a bid to build on Toronto's billion-dollar film and television industry. Tory will join a group of...

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How the closure of a little-known program linked to “wet foot, dry foot” could impact Miami's medical landscape. By Morgan Baskin. A medic ties up...

Trump's war on the press is another reminder of...

There are all sorts of parallels between Rob Ford, amalgamated Toronto's third mayor, and America's soon-to-be 45th president. But the one that strikes me most...

'I'd be surprised if she doesn't go close to winning.'

Norm Gardner would be surprised if Snowbrook “doesn't go close to winning” the TAB Highway Handicap at Royal Randwick on Saturday. Picture: Jenny Evans. “She...

Plenty of good news in the Miss-Lou

–Natchez Early College Academy student Morgan Baskin knows what it takes to be a leader. The Natchez teen was recently tapped by Southwest Mississippi Electric...

John Tory's Misguided Transit Plan Won't Save Toronto

It may look like an editorial about Toronto's inadequate public transit infrastructure. But if you were to make it to the last paragraph, you will...

Liner Notes: Bullet News for Jan. 13th

Other acts featured in upcoming weeks will be Don Thompson, Richard Underhill, Colleen Allen, Alison Young, Mike Murley and Kevin Barrett. More info here. --...

Inside mail; Randwick tips; Magic Millions tips; Shayne O'Cass ...

JAMES Innes jnr goes into Saturdays Randwick meeting as Sydneys leading apprentice by number of wins and is short odds to wake up on Sunday...

NECA student selected for leadership program

NATCHEZ — One Natchez junior was surprised to learn she did well enough during a leadership interview to be selected as one of three students...

Bridestowe just see off challenge of Oke A before drawing with Tavistock

Michael Kinger won the first against Richard Underhill and Jack Flockton beat James May for a 2-0 lead. It looked like it was heading for...

Winning Rupert scoops half-million bonus after smashing Eagle Farm track record in Vo Rogue Plate

Canny Canberra trainer Norm Gardner is still coming to terms with a shift of horses from the nation's capital to the Provincial Championships after Atom...

Widow of late ex-mayor Rob Ford charged with impaired driving

TORONTO – Toronto police say the widow of late Toronto mayor Rob Ford has been arrested and charged with impaired driving. Const. Victor Kwong says...

Tory torn on tolls

But then came the 2014 mayoral race, where Tory, now running against Doug Ford and Olivia Chow, once again opposed road tolls, saying during a...

Toronto police task force and union at loggerheads over reform

“We are exploring all options,” said task force member David Soknacki, a former city councillor, budget chief and 2014 mayoral candidate. Toronto Police Association President...

Olivia Chow stumps for Yukon NDP, takes aim at other parties

It's not unusual for a star politician to pay a visit to political brethren fighting an election, in hopes of adding buzz to a local...

The secrets behind Olivia Chow's mayoral bid: Hepburn

The three top mayoral candidates, Olivia Chow, Doug Ford and John Tory shared a moment of levity following the final mayor debate in October 2014.

Column: Trudeau should just quit now

I do not think Tony Clement or Olivia Chow will do the trick. Too bad Clint Eastwood is American. And Donald Trump. What else? Wait.

Writer's Block: Olympic gymnasts inspire extra effort in all areas of life

While it's fun to pretend that I'm Shawn Johnson, I probably would have lasted about two minutes in Liang Chow's gym. Successful gymnasts attack tumbling...

Are Pay What You Will nights beneficial to theater companies?

The whole idea of going to the theatre became less of a risk," the Guardian's Lyn Gardner wrote. "People are driven by ticket costs," says...

John Tory says more support needed to address shortage of ...

Toronto StarTORONTO - Toronto Mayor John Tory says he needs more co-operation from the provincial and federal governments to address the lack of affordable housing ...Toronto...

Six overrated college football teams who will fail to meet ...

We haven't watched a real college football game since January, but that doesn't mean we haven't been talking about it for the last eight-plus months.

Lasers in the outfield -- Infield isn't only place where defense is shifting

Infield shifts are now the norm. But outfield positioning, often overlooked, is perhaps just as complicated and crucial -- and lately, it has been pushing...

NDP supporters remember Jack Layton on 5th anniversary of his death

Politicians and supporters of the federal NDP are marking the fifth anniversary of the passing of Jack Layton today. The former federal NDP leader died...

We over the honeymoon?

I do not think Tony Clement or Olivia Chow will do the trick. Too bad Clint Eastwood is American. And Donald Trump. What else? Wait.

Mayor John Tory intervenes in neighbourhood film controversy ...

The saga of a horror film set that has some of its neighbours up in arms has taken a new twist.Filming of Stephen King's horror...

Local golf results | Sun Journal

Wednesday, Aug. 17 Ladies League results: Flight A: Gross — Jeanne Read 42; Net — Jan Davis 32; N.O.S.E (game of the day) — Doris...

10 Most Infamous Gawker Stories: From Sarah Palin to Rob Ford Smoking Crack

In 2012, Gawker posted a 30-minute video of former pro wrestler Terry G. Bollea, a.k.a. Hulk Hogan, having sex with the wife of his now-former...